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Balázs Cseh

President, Hungarian Food Bank Association

Balázs Cseh is a senior consultant with 15 years experience in food surplus redistribution. As a member of the founding team he has participated in the organisation of the Hungarian Food Bank Association where he has been president since 2005. Balázs has a strong expertise in food waste reduction projects. Working in the management of the Food Bank he has developed intensive food chain and related public authority relations, started and executed new innovative projects in the field of food surplus redistribution. From 2009 he is also a member of the Board of Directors of the European Federation of Food Banks. He is participating in various food waste related EU funded research and innovation projects as well and he is also a member of the EU Platform on Food Losses and Food Waste organised by the European Commission.

Hungarian Food Bank Association

he Hungarian Food Bank Association is a non-profitorganization that works to make a link between surplus food and people in need in Hungary in order to help reduce poverty, hunger and malnutrition. The Hungarian Food Bank Association started its work in September 2005, and became a full-fledged member of the European Federation of Food Banks (FEBA) in 2006.